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USDA Extends Deadline to May 17 for Producers to Certify 2018 Crop Production for Market Facilitation Program Payments

Market Facilitation Program

USDA extended the deadline to May 17 from May 1 for agricultural producers to certify 2018 crop production for payments through the Market Facilitation Program (MFP), which helps producers who have been significantly affected by foreign tariffs, resulting in the loss of traditional exports. USDA’s Farm Service Agency (FSA) extended the deadline because heavy rainfall and snowfall have delayed harvests …

USDA Offers Flood Impacted California Farmers and Ranchers Immediate Disaster Assistance

flooded orchard

California Farm Service Agency Stands Ready to Assist Agricultural Producers Slammed by Recent Heavy Rains  California Farm Service Agency (FSA) reminds farmers and ranchers across the state of federal farm program benefits that may be available to help eligible producers recover from recent heavy rains and flooding. FSA offers disaster assistance and low-interest loan programs to assist agricultural producers in …

USDA to Reopen FSA Offices for Limited Services During Gov’t Shutdown

U.S. Secretary of Agriculture Sonny Perdue today announced that many Farm Service Agency (FSA) offices will reopen temporarily in the coming days to perform certain limited services for farmers and ranchers. The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) has recalled about 2,500 FSA employees to open offices on Thursday, January 17 and Friday, January 18, in addition to Tuesday, January 22, …

Pistachio Bushy Top USDA Tree Assistance Seminar – Bakersfield

Are you a pistachio grower whose trees have been directly impacted by Bushy Top?  Attend one of the American Pistachio Growers regional Bushy Top seminars to find out if you qualify for the USDA-Tree Assistance Program (TAP) and learn what information is required for a grower to apply for reimbursement. Pistachio Bushy Top Syndrome (PBTS) has been designated as a …

Pistachio Bushy Top USDA Tree Assistance Seminar – Tulare

Are you a pistachio grower whose trees have been directly impacted by Bushy Top?  Attend one of the American Pistachio Growers regional Bushy Top seminars to find out if you qualify for the USDA-Tree Assistance Program (TAP) and learn what information is required for a grower to apply for reimbursement. Pistachio Bushy Top Syndrome (PBTS) has been designated as a …

Pistachio Bushy Top USDA Tree Assistance Seminar – Madera

Are you a pistachio grower whose trees have been directly impacted by Bushy Top?  Attend one of the American Pistachio Growers regional Bushy Top seminars to find out if you qualify for the USDA-Tree Assistance Program (TAP) and learn what information is required for a grower to apply for reimbursement. Pistachio Bushy Top Syndrome (PBTS) has been designated as a …

Pistachio Bushy Top USDA Tree Assistance Seminar – Sacramento

Are you a pistachio grower whose trees have been directly impacted by Bushy Top?  Attend one of the American Pistachio Growers regional Bushy Top seminars to find out if you qualify for the USDA-Tree Assistance Program (TAP) and learn what information is required for a grower to apply for reimbursement. Pistachio Bushy Top Syndrome (PBTS) has been designated as a …

Pistachio Bushy Top Approved for USDA TAP Program

On May 31, the United States Department of Agriculture, Farm Service Agency (USDA-FSA) State Committee approved pistachio Bushy Top Syndrome as a natural disaster, thereby allowing pistachios to be included in USDA’s Tree Assistance Program (TAP).This means that eligible growers affected by the Bushy Top Syndrome could receive government assistance for the replacement of their affected trees. The program will be …

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